David K. Joyce Minerals

Sphalerite, Elmwood Mine, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA

The Elmwood mine is now a famous locality of sphalerite, fluorite, barite, dolomite, etc. The sphalerite from this locality occurs in lustrous, complexly twinned crystals, often on dolomite, sometimes associated with fluorite. The specimens that I have here are all excellent specimens of lustrous, brown sphalerite, often with reddish internal reflections. All show well.

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Sphalerite, CalciteSphalerite, Elmwood Mine, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
  • Item #11405
  • Sphalerite, Calcite
  • 10.2x7.8x5.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: as above
  • $90.00
  • Elmwood Mine
  • Smith Co., nr. Carthage
    Tennessee, USA
  • A gorgeous, large, compositely twinned sphalerite crystal associated with sharp, gemmy calcite scalenohedra. The sphalerite has nice internal red reflections. Quite a crystal!